Edna St. Vincent Millay, Part 1

Known as Vincent to family and friends, Edna St. Vincent Millay grew up poor, caring for the household and her sisters while her mother worked. From an early age, she showed incredible talent and sowed the seeds of a life of passion and impressive poetry. Read the show notes here.

Topics in this Podcast: LGBTQ history, literary history, 20th century, writers, love stories, poets, Edna St. Vincent Millay, poetry, Renascence, Arthur Ficke, Eugen Boissevan, Vassar, Greenwich Village, LGBTQIA history, alcoholism, biographies, women